Global Warming and it's consequences

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  • Created on: 11-01-14 17:32
State the change in carbon dioxide concentration since before the industrial revolution?
From 270ppm - 370ppm
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How might carbon dioxide levels reduce naturally?
Phytoplankton and other plants may increase their rate of photosynthesis.
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Give four things that GW is expected to change?
Temperature, precipitation, timing of the seasons & frequency of extreme weather events.
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Climate change will affect the ___ that are available, so the distribution of ___ will alter, as they ___ to new areas & ___ for available niches.
niches, species, migrate, compete
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How else might a species be able to survive in their current location?
By adapting to different food sources
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How might carbon dioxide levels reduce naturally?

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Phytoplankton and other plants may increase their rate of photosynthesis.

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Give four things that GW is expected to change?

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Card 4

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Climate change will affect the ___ that are available, so the distribution of ___ will alter, as they ___ to new areas & ___ for available niches.

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Card 5

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How else might a species be able to survive in their current location?

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